2017 Volleyball Coaches
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Max Miller
Head Coach - 1st Season
Phone: 419-998-8859

Max Miller enters his first season as Head Women’s Volleyball Coach with the Racer volleyball program in the spring of 2017.

Miller joins UNOH after a four-year stint as the Head Women’s Varsity Volleyball Coach at Bishop Watterson High School in Columbus, Ohio. Previously, he spent 13 years at the helm of the Bishop Hartley High School volleyball program, also located in Columbus. During his accomplished high school coaching career, he led teams to appear in four State Final Fours and two State Finals matches. In 2011 he led Bishop Hartley to an Ohio High School State Championship. 

Miller formed his own volleyball club in 2006 - Mintonette Sports. It has since become one of the top clubs in the country; competing nationally at the highest level. Miller’s major club accomplishments include winning a USAV National Championship in both 2013 and 2014. A point of pride for Miller is the number of athletes from his club that have gone on to play at the next level.  Additionally, Miller now employs several formal athletes who have returned to Mintonette Sports as coaches.

The Lexington, Kentucky native recently celebrated ten years of marriage to his wife Elle. The couple has two children and resides in Columbus.

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Bryan Bastuba
Assistant Coach - 1st Season
Alma Mater: Ohio Dominican
Phone: 419-998-8859

Bryan Bastuba enters his first season as Assistant Women’s Volleyball Coach with the Racer volleyball program in Spring of 2017.

Bastuba, a Columbus-area native, joins UNOH after spending the past two seasons at NCAA D2 Urbana University. During his time there he helped lead the Blue Knights to an overall record of 33-31 (17-15), including 20-14 record in 2016, making it the program’s first-ever winning record since it began competing in the NCAA. Bastuba also coached three athletes who were Mountain East Conference (MEC) First-team selections, as well as one MEC second-team selection and two MEC freshman-team selections. 

Before his time at Urbana, Bastuba took over as head coach of the varsity girl's volleyball team at Grandview Heights High School in 2014 where he enjoyed immediate success. He led Grandview Heights to the program’s best record (15-9) in 16 years while appearing in the district semifinals.

Bastuba has worked with Head Coach Max Miller since he began coaching for his club, Mintonette Sports in 2012. Bastuba graduated Magna Cum Laude with a bachelor's degree in Mathematics from Ohio Dominican University in 2012.

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Chanel Cantere
Grad Assistant - 1st Season
Alma Mater: Northwestern Ohio

Chanel Cantere enters her first season as the Graduate Assistant Volleyball Coach with the Racer Volleyball program in Fall of 2017. She returns to the sideline for the UNOH program after being an assistant during the 2015 season.

Cantere, a former player at UNOH ('13 and '14) has had plenty of success on the court. In the 2013 and 2014 seasons she earned WHAC First Team All-Conference. As a senior, she also earned NAIA All-Region Team and NAIA All-American Honors.

Before UNOH, Cantere began her collegiate career in California at Taft College. During her time there she was a two-time First Team All Central Valley Conference awardee and was named to the All-Region Nor-Cal Team.

Cantere, a native of Oahu, Hawaii, earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Specialized Studies Focusing in Business Administration from UNOH and is currently pursuing a Master’s of Business Administration.

Scott Millsaps
Strength and Conditioning Coach - 3rd Season
Erica Anderson
Athletic Trainer - 2nd Season